Sesame Street-Fur Jam-Don't Waste the Water
In this fun, animated video students will learn the importance of conserving water in the home. The Fur Jam band rocks out to let us know to turn off faucets and don't let shower water run too long. This is a great resource to show young learners they can make a conservation difference in their homes. (2:19)
There and Back Again
Latinum's move across to libsyn was short lived. Future episodes will be uploaded here only.
Science Sticky Explains the Water Cycle
In this video, Science Sticky uses visuals to explain the 10 steps of the water cycle. There is no audio but there are sentence cards explaining the steps. The word purified is misspelled in one slide. At the end, a cool numbered diagram is shown. This is a great resource to help students master this important skill. It would work well in conjunction with non-fiction texts on this subject. (1:19)
We the People
America's Constitution stands as a monument to compromise.
"U.S.-Cuban Academic Relations Part I: The Politics of U.S.-Cuban Exchanges" (video)
Wayne Smith, Center for International Policy and Louis Pérez, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.
U.S. and Cuban scholars involved in academic, scientific, and cultural research face significant difficulties in maintaining open and thorough dialogue with each other due to restrictions governing travel between the two countries. Such
Anti-Gaddafi military commander honored in Tripoli
Sept. 29 - In Tripoli, they fired into the air -- a salute to a senior military commander killed in Bani Walid. Deborah Gembara reports.
Yergin: Arab Spring upended Mideast strategic balance
Sept. 28 - In part three of our four part interview with award-winning author Daniel Yergin, he addresses the Arab Spring and the changing geopolitical landscape in the energy industry.
PSYC 230-01, Principles of Development: Adolescence and young adulthood, Spring 2005
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,Students will be expected to acquire a familiarity with current theories of adolescence and early adult development, and to evaluate the evidence relevant to them. This will involve • Learning concepts, terminology, and methods used by researchers in this area • Learning to evaluate theories and evidence critically, and to participate in discussions about the important questions in the fi
Cuckoo for chocolate in China
China's double digit growth in chocolate sales has caught the attention of major Western chocolatiers who wish to convert the majority of the Chinese population into chocoholics.
Boyle's Law: Pressure vs. Volume
Have you ever wondered why your ears pop during airplane take offs and landings? Or why a ballon pops when you squeeze it too much? Find out the phenomenon behind these questions and more!
State Violence and the Responsibility to Protect: the role of the international community [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Chaloka Beyani, Ignacio Llanos, Professor Sir Adam Roberts | The UN has a responsibility to protect populations from genocide and crimes against humanity, but to what effect? Experts will consider how recent events, such as those in Libya, challenge the international concept of 'Responsibility to Protect'. Chaloka Beyani is senior lecturer in law, LSE. Ignacio Llanos is counsellor of the Embassy of Chile in the UK. Adam Roberts is president of The British Academy.
Political Identities and Organizing for Social Change
Annie Kersting reads her thoughts on how a political identity is developed over the course of a life, and she reflects on how unique experiences are formative to a person's manner of organizing when acting for social change.
TOP 10 COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD
In this we show you the top 10 countries in all kinds of stuff from countries with the most shark attacks, to those who rely on nuclear energy to just about anything. A great video to show students and get them to understand the economics and more. The video may need to be stopped at times because it moves very rapidly. The print on the video is small--the viewer will have to open top 'full screen". (04:27)
PG 16 - 24 COLLAR - VIA LATINA
Saudi ambassador's assassination intended as "opening act": Bharara
Oct. 11 - Defendants of a well-funded, pernicious plot allegedly had no care or concern for "mass casualties on innocent Americans, on American soil" in furthering the plan, Preet Bharara, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York tells a news conference. He says the Saudi ambassador's assassination was allegedly intended as an "opening act" in a series of lethal attacks. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Universities' Role in Entrepreneurship
A live "Office Hours" conversation with Kimberly Jenkins, the university's senior adviser to the president and provost for innovation and entrepreneurship. She is joined by Duke senior Sidney Primas. David Jarmul, Duke's associate vice president of news and communications, conducts the interview. Learn more at http://entrepreneurship.duke.edu.